Welcome to El Barrio/East Harlem!
East Harlem is home to one of the largest Latino communities in New York City. It is a diverse neighborhood, rich in culture and history covering northeastern Manhattan from 96th Street to 139th Street and from the East River to Fifth Avenue. El Barrio is known as the birthplace of several internationally known Latin artists and is home to the Graffiti Hall of Fame. The vibrant neighborhood offers specialty shops selling items from Latin music to urban-wear; a variety of Latin and other world cuisines; culture from street-art to the northern end of Museum Mile; and nightlife the includes salsa and tropical music, sangria and mojitos.
This site serves as a gateway to exploring one of the world's most diverse communities and New York City's destination for an authentic and unique cultural experience.